Dessert spoons (5)

Object Number: 
INV.14187a-e
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 3/4 in. ( 19.7 x 4.1 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "B" in script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: roman letter "P" in a cartouche, "I.T." in a rectangle, and a leopard's head in a cartouche
Description: 
Five silver dessert spoons with downturned fiddle handles with short splayed midribs on the underside and the engraved initial, "B" in script; flared shoulders and pointed oval bowls with arched drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Townsend Lawrence
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group